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Troy and Montreal Line

Thompson's Life Boat

Our Distant Friends

New Line

Guyon's Water Wheel

Hudson River Railroad

Railroad Receipts

Atmospheric Railway

Crampton's Narrow Guage Engine

Buffalo and Milwaukie Line


The Angel of Patience

New Material for Paper

Fair of the American Institute

Minerals in Canada

Mining in Australia

The Iron Manufacture of France

Order of Agriculture

A Glorious Death

The Laziest Man

He'll Do

The Mines of Nova Scotia

The Mechanics Are Coming

Cotton in India

American Champagne

Curious Marriage Contract

Cotton in Turkey

Street Advertising in France

Chamber's Miscellany

Uncle Sam's Farm

New Sheet Metal for Sheathing

The Coal Business at Pictou

A French Clergyman's Opinion of Dancing

A Curious Spring

Penal Settlement

The Modern Ruins of the Modern Athens

Advantages of Law

The Mormons

Antiquities of Ireland

New Printing Press

We Want a Machine for Eating

Wool Burring Machines

File Machine

Golden Daguerreotype

New Candle Machine

New Grain Weigher

Greek Fire

Hyde's Blind Fastener

Steam Improvement

Improved Plough

Improvement in Gun Cotton

Important Discovery

Rotary Pump

Curious Pump

Chamberlin's Draughting Board

Improvement in Steam Engines

Economical Saw Mill

New Steamboat

Faneuil Hall Boston

Mechanic's Fair

Valuable Estate

A Veteran Flag

Scientific American--Bound Volumes

Co-Operative Associations

The Ticklishness of Credit



Electrotype and Electro-Gliding

Chemical Effects on Lightning


No Proof of the Present Existence of a Single Star or Planet

The Burning Wells of Kenawha

Missouri Lead Mines

The King of Prussia's Economy

A Glance at the Heavens

The Macedonian

Vision of Birds

Philadelphla Correspondence

A Spotted Negro

Honor to Whom Honor is Due

Potato Rot

Aerial Navigation

I Shall be a King

Union Magazine

Patent Agency

Hartson's Improved Lathe

Portrait of Gen. Taylor--Third Edition

Stylographic Engravings

The Universal Joint

Rope and Pulley

To Make Pumpkin Butter

Composition of the Brown Venitlan Glass With Gold Spangles

Power of Enduring Heat

Scientific American

Nature and Preparation of Substances for Tinging Glass



Wonderful Discovery


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October 30, 1847